Dr. Azhar Schett | Gynecology & Obstetrics

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynecologist

Dr. Azhar Schett, a German-trained Consultant Obstetrician and Gynecologist, joined Prime Hospital in August 2018. She obtained her MBChB (Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery) in Iraq in 1990, while she earned her Higher Diploma in Gynecology and Obstetrics from Al Mustansiriya University in Baghdad, Iraq in 1999. In 2004, she joined St Barbara Klinik Hospital in Germany to further develop her skills and expertise in laparoscopy. Thereafter, she worked as a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynecologist in the same hospital. Boasting over 20 years of professional experience, the female specialist’s areas of expertise include Gyne-Onco and breast surgeries. She always encourages and perform natural birth and is happy to support women who want to deliver naturally. She speaks English, Arabic and German and is a lifetime member of Iraq and the German Medical Association.


  • Laparoscopic Surgeries: Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy, SupraCervical Hysterectomy, Myomectomy, Removal of Ovarian Tumors, Endometriosis Surgery & Operation of early-stage uterine, cervical and ovarian cancer
  • Laparotomy: an advanced stage of uterine cancer, cervix cancer (Wertheim operation) and ovarian    cancer with pelvic and paraaortic lymphadenectomy, an operation of the vulva and vaginal tumors, abdominal and vaginal hysterectomy, vaginal colporrhaphy and suspension of the vaginal to the sacrospinal ligament (Amreich-Richter method)
  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Breast Tumors: Core Biopsy, Lumpectomy with sentinel lymphadenectomy or axillary lymphadenectomy, mastectomy with sentinel lymphadenectomy or axillary, lymphadenectomy, NSSM (nipple skin-sparing mastectomy), Oncoplastic operations of the breast (reduction plastic and augmentation plastic of the breast after mastectomy)
  • Obstetrics: Caesarean Section, Caesarean Section with sterilization & Forceps and Vacuum Delivery